Posts Tagged ‘fences’

The Advantages of Investing in Ornamental Fences

Friday, March 16th, 2018
The Advantages of Investing in Ornamental Fences

There are many reasons why you should invest time and money into ornamental fences, and Hercules Fence Custom Iron is here to help you along and to answer any questions you have, wherever you are in the process.

Do you want a new fence on your property? Are you searching for the perfect hand railing for you front drive and porch? Perhaps you have just manicured your ideal landscaping, and are wondering what you can add to push it over the top. Whatever the size your next fence project, you should consider an ornamental fence from Hercules Fence Custom Iron. There are many reasons why you should invest time and money into an ornamental fence, and Hercules Fence Custom Iron is here to help you along and to answer any questions you have, wherever you are in the process. (more…)

The Benefits of Powder Coating

Friday, March 2nd, 2018
The Benefits of Powder Coating

While there are plenty of ways you can protect your metal fixtures, we’re sure you’ve heard of powder coating.

Are you thinking about protecting your chain link fence, aluminum fence or metal railing? While there are plenty of ways you can protect your metal fixtures, we’re sure you’ve heard of powder coating. Powder coating is made from finely ground particles comprised of pigment and resin that is electrostatically sprayed onto a metal surface. Then the metal is heated and fused in a curing oven, which makes the powder coating smooth and extremely durable. (more…)

Why Should You Consider a Chain Link Fence?

Friday, February 9th, 2018
Why Should You Consider a Chain Link Fence?

When you need a new fence solution for your home or business, you should think about a chain link fence.

When you need a new fence solution for your home or business, you should think about a chain-link fence. We’ve previously discussed the advantages of these fences, but it can’t hurt to reiterate the facts. Some of the reasons you should consider a chain link fence include overall affordability, low maintenance, and how they can protect your building. Let’s have a closer look at each of these factors. (more…)

How to Deal with a Walk Gate That Sags

Friday, September 29th, 2017
\How to Deal with a Walk Gate That Sags

When it comes to your options for fences and gates, how many of you have a walk gate for your home?

When it comes to your options for fences and gates, how many of you have a walk gate for your home? These gates, also known as walkway gates, serve as portals through your fence and are vital points of entry and exit. You can ignore it all you want, but sooner or later you will have to face facts that your walk gate is starting to sag. Once it does, how do you go about fixing it? (more…)

Best Fences for Resale Value

Friday, September 15th, 2017
Best Fences for Resale Value

It’s important to look ahead in life and plan for what’s coming down the road in many aspects. This planning includes the fences you might choose for your home.

It’s important to look ahead in life and plan for what’s coming down the road in many aspects. This planning includes the fences you might choose for your home. If you are planning to resell your home, don’t just pick a fence for today, but one that will positively impact your resale value in the future. Read on to learn more about what types of fences can help you achieve this goal. (more…)

Tools for Your Next Fencing Project

Friday, September 8th, 2017
Tools for Your Next Fencing Project

Your basic fencing project only requires a handful of tools and skills, so the DIY approach is appealing to handy homeowners and those looking to save some cash.

Building your own fence can be one of the most satisfying home improvement projects you ever complete. Not only is it satisfying in a productive DIY-sense, making your own repairs is immensely beneficial, adding value to your home for years to come. Your basic fencing project only requires a handful of tools and skills, so the DIY approach is appealing to handy homeowners and those looking to save some cash. If you’re getting started with fencing your home, you will need some simple supplies and equipment to help you install and maintain your fence. Depending on the type of fencing project, you might need only some of these tools; but for larger areas such as farmland, you may need heavy machinery as well. (more…)

Reasons You Should Consider Getting an Aluminum Fence

Friday, August 11th, 2017
Reasons You Should Consider Getting an Aluminum Fence

An aluminum fence can save you time and money, especially when it comes to installation.

Are you thinking about getting a new fence installed? Maybe your old fence has finally given way due to wild summer weather. Aluminum fences can save you time and money, especially when it comes to installation. Here are some great reasons why you should consider getting an aluminum fence. (more…)

How to Pick the Best Fence Post Caps for Your Fence

Friday, August 4th, 2017
How to Pick the Best Fence Post Caps for Your Fence

Often, fence post caps are mistaken for purely decorative ornaments.

Often, fence post caps are mistaken for purely decorative ornaments. The tops of your fence are incredibly vulnerable, and choosing the best fence post caps can protect your fence. What are your different choices? Here are just a few different options to choose from when it comes to fence post caps.     (more…)

Fix It or Forget It: The Value of Repairing Your Metal Fence

Friday, July 28th, 2017
Fix It or Forget It: The Value of Repairing Your Metal Fence

Your metal fence can keep your home safe for many years. But there comes a time when it won’t be as reliable as it once was.

Your metal fence can keep your home safe for many years. But there comes a time when it won’t be as reliable as it once was. As valuable and long-lasting as wrought iron and aluminum fences are, they won’t last forever. Mother Nature and Father Time can wear down your fences, making them vulnerable. If your metal fence becomes vulnerable, it provides a golden opportunity for intruders to stroll onto your property. Likewise, your kids and your pets could wander off without you knowing about it. When you’re looking to fix up your metal fence, here’s what to keep in mind as you strive for your goal. (more…)

How to Repair a Chain Link Fence

Friday, July 7th, 2017
How to Repair a Chain Link Fence

Whether it is because of decay or an accident caused by a tool or an animal, repairing a chain link fence is pretty simple to accomplish.

It is possible that a chain link fence may need to be repaired at one point during its life. Whether it is because of decay or an accident caused by a tool or an animal, repairing a chain link fence is pretty simple to accomplish. (more…)